quartier


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quartier

(ˈkɑːtɪeɪ)
n
(Placename) a city district
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This was like removing to a fashionable square, or living in a beau quartier of a capital.
beau quartier = swanky neighborhood ; Broadway = in New York City, of course}
This morning, about three o'clock, the inhabitants of the Quartier St.
The evening edition of the paper stated that the greatest excitement still continued in the Quartier St.
Some of our friends in the quartier pronounced the idea fantastic: they recommended her to try bonnet making, to get a situation in a shop, or--if she was more ambitious--to advertise for a place of dame de compagnie.
They have kept their position in their quartier, I believe.
Besides, a big house here, and especially in this quartier perdu, proves nothing at all: it is perfectly compatible with a state of penury.
His business was that of discounting commercial paper in the quartier Saint-Martin, where he was known by the nickname of "Gigonnet," from the nervous convulsive movement with which he lifted his legs in walking, like a cat.
He probably made his fortune in his own hole and corner, just as Werbrust and Gigonnet made theirs in the quartier Saint- Martin.
But Baudoyer, too great a fool not to be puffed up by the false reputation the quartier Saint-Antoine bestowed upon him, denied his wife's cleverness all the while that he was making use of it.
D'autres operations sont egalement en cours dont la realisation et l'equipement d'une annexe administrative au quartier Ankouf, la construction d'un club de jeunes dans le meme quartier, la realisation d'un stade au village Taghouhat (45 km du chef-lieu de la commune), la rehabilitation de l'eclairage public dans plusieurs quartiers de la ville de Tamanrasset et la creation d'une structure culturelle au village Anzoune (12 km du chef lieu de wilaya).
Address : Hotel du Departement DPIM direction du patrimoine immobilier et des moyens quartier La Chaumette BP 737